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  • The interconnectedness of the LGBT+ struggle

    TOM OAKLEY writes on why you should vote for United Left at the upcoming LGBT Labour AGM

    Friday 10th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Features

  • LGBT rights talk goes ahead despite Bindel controversy

    by Ros Sitwell
    in Salford

    AN event to mark LGBT History Month took place at the Working Class Movement Library at the weekend despite controversy surrounding the speaker, feminist writer Julie Bindel.

    Around 10 people protested outside the library against...

    Monday 6th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • US: Worry over LGBTQ rights

    US human rights campaigners have expressed scepticism at President Donald Trump’s promise to maintain a ban on discriminating against LGBTQ government workers.

    The White House said on Tuesday that former president Barack Obama’s 2014 executive order prohibiting LGBTQ...

    Thursday 2nd Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • 40% of LGBT Londoners suffer ill mental health

    MORE than a third of London’s LGBT community suffer mental health problems, a report revealed today.

    Labour London Assembly research suggests that one in 10 Londoners identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and other definitions of gender identity.

    The report...

    Wednesday 1st Feb 2017

    posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain

  • Pardons issued to 1,000s of gay and bi men

    THOUSANDS of gay and bisexual men convicted of now-abolished sexual offences were posthumously pardoned yesterday as the so-called “Turing’s Law” took effect.

    The pardons, which were first announced last year, have now been officially rubber-stamped after the Policing...

    Wednesday 1st Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • India: Gay rights activists demand law change

    HUNDREDS of gay rights activists paraded through New Delhi yesterday, highlighting the continuing discrimination suffered by India’s LGBT community and demanding the repeal of a law criminalising homosexual activity.

    As they marched to the beat of drums, some participants in the...

    Monday 28th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • LGBT activists in tribute to refugees at Cenotaph

    AN LGBT group will today commemorate the thousands of refugees who have died trying to reach Europe by laying wreaths of orange poppies — in the same shade as lifejackets — on the Cenotaph.

    Campaign group Lesbians and Gays Support the Migrants will march down Whitehall...

    Saturday 12th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Posthumous pardons ‘too little too late’

    POSTHUMOUS pardons for deceased men with convictions for having gay sex will not resolve the injustices suffered by thousands, campaigners said yesterday.

    Men convicted over consensual same-sex relationships before the law was changed will soon have their names cleared if a relative...

    Friday 21st Oct 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • On the right side of history

    From the start of his career, Jeremy Corbyn has defended LGBT rights, writes TOMMY HIBBITS

    Saturday 3rd Sep 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Features

  • LGBT people under attack amid post-coup paranoia

    LGBT Turks protested in Istanbul yesterday over the murder of 23-year-old trans­­woman Hande Kader, whose body was found last week.

    Ms Kader, a sex worker, was last seen getting into a client’s car. Her body was later found in the woods, showing signs of having been raped...

    Monday 22nd Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World